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Letter Writing Tea Party

Letter Writing Tea Party

Need a fresh idea for a tea party? I’ve got one for you. Actually, it’s an old idea that I’m bringing back. Text messages, social media, emails, and instant messaging are all part of this digital age changing how we communicate with each other. When […]

Christmas Tea Party

Christmas Tea Party

The holiday season is the perfect time to celebrate with friends and family and this Christmas Tea Party menu will help you create the perfect event. Along with tasty recipes, I’m also sharing some of my tips for planning a delightful afternoon tea. The Table […]

Rooibos Tea Body Polish

Rooibos Tea Body Polish

Winter is the season of dry, flaky skin, but this body polish will have your skin feeling smooth and hydrated in minutes. And you probably already have everything you need right in your kitchen. Body polish also makes a great holiday gift for friends and […]

Holiday Tea Lover’s Gift

Holiday Tea Lover’s Gift

This holiday tea lover’s gift will make your favorite tea lover very happy! I’ve put together this gift idea with a few of my favorite things, including some newly discovered loose leaf teas that I adore, a great book, and a custom made gift for […]

Stamped Tea Towels

Stamped Tea Towels

Stamped tea towels are a great gift for tea lover’s and make a wonderful replacement for napkins at a tea party. They can be used as a tea cozy to keep your tea pot warm. They are so easy to make and will impress your […]

Six Essentials for Afternoon Tea

Six Essentials for Afternoon Tea

What’s not to love about afternoon tea? Whether it’s the beautiful table setting, the delicious finger foods, the flavorful teas, or time well-spent with friends, there’s something magical about a tea party. It doesn’t matter if you dress up and wear your best hat or […]

Tea Stained Tea Towels

Tea Stained Tea Towels

Tea towels are not only handy in the kitchen, they make great napkins for a luncheon. You can also use them as a tea cozy, wrapping your teapot to keep the tea warm for a longer period of time. Use them to line a basket […]

Napkin Folds for an Afternoon Tea Table

Napkin Folds for an Afternoon Tea Table

A gorgeous table decor is almost as important to an afternoon tea as the tea and nibbles. And unusual and decorative napkin folds can bring a little something special to your table decor. Decorative napkin folds are not as difficult to accomplish as you might […]

What is Hygge

What is Hygge

Chances are you’ve come across the word hygge recently. Maybe you’ve become a little familiar with it and maybe you’re still trying to figure out just what the heck it means. Either way, you’re definitely going to want to know more. First, let’s talk about […]

Afternoon Tea Centerpiece

Afternoon Tea Centerpiece

An Afternoon Tea Centerpiece is a great way to brighten any tea setting. A beautiful fresh flower arrangement is an easy and colorful addition to your table. I picked up this gorgeous bouquet at my favorite place to find fresh flowers (Trader Joe’s) for just […]